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    Kuwaiti Shia women gathered outside the Bahraini embassy in Kuwait City today Wednesday 16 in protest at the crackdown .In Kuwait, Shias make up around 30 per cent of the 1.15 million citizens, Shia MPs strongly slammed the Gulf Cooperation Council for sending troops to crush the protests.Shia MP Saleh Ashur warned he would question the prime minister in parliament if Kuwaiti troops also were dispatched to help the Manama rulers.Sunni MPs, however, praised the move and called on the Kuwaiti government to rush forces.

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